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UNICEF Says MENA preschooler deaths could rise by 40%

UN children’s organization says coronavirus-linked interruptions in health care could lead to as many as 184,000 young children dying in the region

By TARA KAVALER/THE MEDIA LINE
18/06/2020
A boy wearing a face mask walks inside Jaramana Palestinian refugee camp, following the outbreak of
Coronavirus to impoverish millions of children in Middle East - UNICEF

UNICEF estimates that there are 25 million children in need, including refugees and internally displaced people from conflicts in Syria, Yemen, Sudan Palestinian territories, Iraq and Libya,

By REUTERS
21/04/2020
Palestinian children hold models depicting the Dome of the Rock during a protest against U.S. Presid
Israel must stop arrests, 'abuse' of Palestinian minors, European MPs say

The Parliamentary Assembly of Europe voted on a report calling for Israel to stop detaining Palestinian minors.

UN issues blank statement on Syria, says it has run out of words

There followed 10 empty lines with quote marks indicating missing text, and an explanatory footnote.

By REUTERS
20/02/2018
Displaced Iraqi boys enter a tent school set by United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Report: UN staff committed over 60,000 sexual violations

"The charities have a higher than normal obligation to ensure they do everything they possibly can in training, prevention and detection and, critically, prosecution."

A GENERAL view of the Bab Al-Salam refugee camp in Azaz, near the Syrian-Turkish border.
Poverty could push Lebanon's Syrian refugee children to marry and work

Struggling to survive, more than three quarters of the refugees in Lebanon now live on less than $4 per day, according to the survey which was based on data collected last year.

By REUTERS
09/01/2018
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